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2018 – 2019 Diversity Events Calendar

October 2018 Events

Commission for LGBT People Monthly Meeting

Monday, October 1st, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Hodges Library Room 605

Washington, D.C. Cultural Excursion

Sponsored by MSL

Thursday, October 4th– Sunday, October 7th

Lunch & Learn Event: Coming Out

Co-hosted by the University Libraries’ Diversity Committee and

UT Pride Center

Thursday, October 11th, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
International House Great Room

Commission for Women Monthly Meeting

Thursday, October 11th, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Hodges Library Room 605

Pride Center Ice Cream Social

Thursday, October 11th, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Melrose Courtyard

Frieson’s Friday

Sponsored by MSL

Friday, October 12th, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

I-House Community Service

Saturday, October 13th, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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OUTstanding LGBTQ+ Conference

Saturday, October 13th, 8:30 am – 5:00 p.m.

Strong Hall

Register online at http://www.tinyurl.com/outstandingregistration

Notetaker Appreciation Day

Hosted by Student Disability Services

Tuesday, October 16th, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

100 Dunford Hall

RVSP online at sds.utk.edu

I-House Egypt Cooking Demo

Tuesday, October 16th, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

I-House

Council for Diversity and Interculturalism Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, October 17th, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Ayres Hall Room 308H

I-House Egypt Culture Night

Wednesday, October 17th, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Free for opted-in students, $5 for opted-out students and general public

I-House

Diversity Dialogue Symposium

Strengthening the Stars and Stripes:

Reweaving the Social Fabrics of America

Sponsored by MSL & DE

Friday October 19th, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

I-House Corn Maze

Friday, October 19th, 4:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Cost: $10

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Commission for Blacks Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, October 24th, 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center Rooms 102-104

Diversi-Tea: Managing Incivility & Difficult Dialogus in Online & Traditional Classrooms

Hosted by Teaching & Learning Innovation

Wednesday, October 24th, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Hodges Library 6th Floor Conference Room

Vol to Vol Feud

Sponsored by MMP

Wednesday, October 24th, 5:30 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

I-House Halloween Party

Friday, October 26th, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

TBD

Pride Center Halloween Party

Friday, October 26th, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Pride Center

Homecoming Comedy Show

Sponsored by BCPC

Monday, October 29th, 7:00 p.m.

Alumni Memorial Building, Room 210

Mahogany Soul Café

Sponsored by MSL

 Tuesday, October 30th, 6:30 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

Mr. and Miss Freshman Pageant

Sponsored by MMP

Wednesday, October 31st, 7:00 p.m.

Alumni Memorial Building

September 2018 Events

I-House Tanger Outlets Trip

Saturday, September 1, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $5

National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) Kick Off Meeting

Tuesday, September 4, 6:00 p.m.

Haslam Business Building 202

Commission for Women Meeting

Thursday, September 6, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Hodges Library Room 605

Rites of Passage Ceremony

Sponsored by MMP

Thursday, September 6, 7:00 p.m.

St. John XXIII Catholic Center

Frieson’s Friday

Sponsored by MSL

Friday, September 7, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

I-House UT Football Tailgate

Saturday, September 8, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

International House

Commission for LGBT People Meeting

Monday, September 10, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Hodges Library Room 605

Diverse Organization of Business Students (DOBS) Kick Off Meeting

Monday, September 10, 5:00 p.m.

Haslam Business Building 327

I-House Mexico Cooking Demo

Tuesday, September 11, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

International House

I-House Mexico Culture Night

Wednesday, September 12, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Free for opted-in students, $5 for opted-out students and public

International House

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I-House Smoky Mountain Hike

Sunday, September 16, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $5

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Legend’s Lecture

Sponsored by BCPC

Monday, September 17, 7:00 p.m.

Alumni Memorial Building Room 210

Diversity Dialogue

MSL TRL: The Politicization of Pop Culture

Sponsored by MSL and DE

Tuesday, September 18, 7:00 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

Council for Diversity and Interculturalism Meeting

Wednesday, September 19, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Ayres Hall Room 308H

Game Night

Sponsored by MMP

Wednesday, September 19, 7:00 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

Vol Walk of Life

Sponsored by MMP

Thursday, September 20, 6:00 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

Atlanta Professional Development Trip

September 20 – 22

*For Selected Business Students*

Contact the Office of Diversity & Community Relations for Details

I-House International Festival

Friday, September 21, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Pedestrian Walkway

Mahogany Soul Café

Sponsored by MSL and NAACP

 Tuesday, September 25, 6:30 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center

Commission for Blacks Meeting

Wednesday, September 26, 11:30 – 1:00 p.m.

Frieson Black Cultural Center Rooms 102-104

I-House Chattanooga Day Trip

Saturday, September 29, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cost: $25

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